In celebration of our 30th anniversary, we’re hosting 30 days of trivia leading up to InfoAg 2017!
The contest will begin Monday, June 26 through Tuesday, July 25. A trivia question will be posted daily on Twitter and every Monday on LinkedIn. Users have 24 hours after the tweet or post is posted to reply with the correct answer for entry into the contest. Each person is eligible for one entry per question. All correct answers from all questions will be entered into a grand prize drawing for a Yeti Hopper Two 30 with six Yeti Colsters.
The grand prize drawing will take place Wednesday, July 26 at the Geosys booth at InfoAg. You do not need to be present to win. Official rules are included below. Good luck!
Geosys InfoAg Conference Sweepstakes
Official Sweepstakes Rules
1. Sweepstakes Overview, Eligibility and Term.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Welcome to the Geosys InfoAg Conference Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”), sponsored by Geosys (“Sponsor”), offering eligible Participants the chance to win one (1) prize of up to $500 (exact amount to be determined and will be announced) to be given away following the InfoAg Conference to be held July 25-27 in St. Louis, Missouri (“Event”).
Participation in the Sweepstakes is only available to individual legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least the age of majority or older in their state or jurisdiction of residence at the time of the entry (together with all other eligibility and participation criteria as specified herein, a “Participant”). The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited and to the extent restricted by law. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, Winfield and all of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, printers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies, (and their respective IRS dependents, immediate family members [parents, children, siblings and spouse]) and individuals residing in their same household (whether or not related) are not eligible to participate or win.
These specifications, terms and conditions relating to the Sweepstakes comprise the Official Sweepstakes Rules (“Rules”) and shall govern and apply to all participation and activity arising out of and relating to the Sweepstakes. In the event of a conflict between the Rules and any other official Sweepstakes-related communications by Sponsor, these Rules shall govern. Participant shall review these Rules which, by Participant’s participation and as a condition to claiming, redeeming, and use of any Sweepstakes Prize, Participant agrees will govern all aspects of Participant’s relationship with the Sweepstakes and Sponsor. These Rules cannot be modified or superseded except by Sponsor, in its reasonable discretion, in a written revision to these Rules posted on its website at geosys.com, and at Sponsor’s sole discretion, other potential official Sweepstakes communication methods reasonably calculated to reach Participants.
2. How to Enter.
No purchase necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. There are multiple ways to enter. Beginning June 26, 2017 until Tuesday, July 25, Sponsor will post questions at daily intervals through its Twitter page and weekly intervals through its LinkedIn page for Participants to answer. All Participants who properly answer the question via a reply to the question post on the applicable social channel within 24 hours will automatically be entered into the Sweepstakes. Limit one entry per person per correct answer per site per day. Additional entries are available at the Event. Stop by Sponsor’s booth at the Event to receive an official Sweepstakes passport, listing partner booth locations. Visit each booth and receive a stamp on the corresponding passport page. Turn in your passport at Sponsor’s booth by 12:00 Noon Central Time on July 26, 2017, and you will receive an additional entry for each original and unique stamp received. All entries must be received by Sponsor prior to the end of the Event to be eligible to win. The Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this Sweepstakes. No other forms of entry are valid other than those set forth above. All entry information becomes the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
By entering, you agree that any information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsor for the intended purpose and as otherwise outlined herein. All entry information must be manually keystroked by the entrant and include a valid Twitter or LinkedIn account. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a winner based on the relevant account, or if more than one person uses the same account, the winning entry will be declared the “Authorized Account Holder” of the account submitted at the time of the entry, unless agreed otherwise. The “Authorized Account Holder” is the person to whom Twitter, LinkedIn or the applicable Internet service provider has assigned the account. We expressly reserve the right to disqualify any entries that we believe in good faith are generated by an automated program or via scripts or via any other means that are fraudulent or not allowed by these Official Rules. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules.
One (1) Grand Prize: One Participant will be chosen from among all eligible entries to receive a Yeti™ Hopper Two 30 cooler and six Yeti™ colsters. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) is $529.93. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
Fifty (50) First Prizes: The first fifty Participants who return their completed passports containing stamps from each partner location/booth back to the Geosys Event Booth will each win a 30 ounce Yeti Tumbler (ARV $29.99 each). (Total ARV for all Sweepstakes prizes: $2,029.43).
Winners are solely responsible for any and all costs, fees, taxes and expenses associated with Prize award, receipt and use, including, without limitation, all federal, state and local taxes on the Prize. Prizes are awarded “as is.” If potential Winner does not wish to accept the Prize, an alternate Winner may be selected at random from the pool of eligible Participants. All details of the Prize not set forth herein will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All Participants and entries are subject to verification prior to the awarding of a Prize, as are the eligibility, age and other claims of information provided by a potential Prize Winner.
Before the end of the day on July 26, 2017, Sponsor will select the Grand Prize Winner based on a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Winner will be notified via the social media account used to enter or through information provided to Sponsor at the Event, as applicable. The Participant selected (“Winner”) must comply with all terms and conditions of these Rules. In order to receive the Prize, Winner may be required to complete, sign, and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity release in order to confirm eligibility (unless prohibited by law). If Sponsor is not able to reach the potential Winner after three attempts; a Winner does not respond to Sponsor with information needed to deliver the Prize; a Winner fails to sign and return the Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity release within the required time period (if applicable); if a Winner is otherwise ineligible pursuant to these Rules; or if a Winner cannot receive the Prize for any reason; then the Winner will be deemed to have forfeited the Prize. In the event of forfeiture by a Winner, an alternate Winner may be selected from among the remaining eligible entries. Prizes will be delivered to Winner in a manner agreed upon by Winner and Sponsor.
5. General Terms.
By participating in this Sweepstakes, Participants agree to be bound by these Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Sponsor and its affiliates, directors, agents, and employees will have no responsibility and/or liability for any harm, damage, loss, or injury arising from participating in this Sweepstakes and the use, misuse, possession, or loss of a Prize or participation in any Prize-related activities. Winner shall bear all risks of loss or damage to a Prize after it has been delivered.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes if, in Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstake, there is any unsportsmanlike, dangerous or disruptive behavior associated with the Sweepstake, or there are viruses, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical difficulties or failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstake. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right (but does not have the obligation) in its sole discretion to award prizes from among eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of suspected impairment. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstake or to be acting in violation of these Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstake is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or any other provision of these Official Rules.
By accepting the Prize, Winner grants to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast, and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known the Winner’s name, image, voice, statement, picture, or other likeness, without additional review, notification or compensation, for public relations, advertising, trade, and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor, unless prohibited by law.
6. Liability Release/Social Media Role
By entering, Participant agrees to accept and abide by the rules of this Sweepstakes and agrees that any dispute with regard to the conduct of this Sweepstakes, rule interpretation or award of a prize, shall be resolved by Sponsor, whose decisions shall be binding and final.
By participating, Participant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Twitter, LinkedIn, related promotional retail partners and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, service agencies, independent contractors, and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of any of the above organizations from any injury, loss or damage to person, including but not limited to death or property damage due in-whole or in-part, directly or indirectly to the acceptance, use, or misuse of a prize, participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity, or participation in the Sweepstakes.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Twitter or LinkedIn. You are providing their personal information to Sponsor, and not to Twitter or LinkedIn. The information provided will only be used as indicated by the Sponsor, and entrants have the ability to opt-out of further communications.
7. Dispute Resolution & Indemnification.
Except where prohibited, by participating in this Sweepstakes, Participant agrees that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules, or the rights and obligations of Participant(s) and Sponsor, shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction and that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any Participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Participants agree to release, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sponsor and its affiliates, directors, agents, and employees from and against, any and all liability, claims, losses, damages, or proceedings, including but not limited to death (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to the Sweepstakes, Prizes, and any other matters in connection with a Participant’s participation in the Sweepstakes.
8. Sponsor Information.
The Sponsor and promoter of this Sweepstakes is: Geosys, 3030 Harbor Land N, Suite 202, Plymouth, MN 55447.
9. Winner’s List.
For Sweepstakes results and/or the name(s) of the Winner(s), send a self-addressed, first-class stamped envelope to: Geosys, 3030 Harbor Land N, Suite 202, Plymouth, MN 55447, postmarked by August 31, 2017.